Job prospects Social Services Program Officers Supervisor near Sherbrooke (QC)

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers" near Sherbrooke (QC) or Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Recent trends from the past 3 years

Labour shortage

Over the past few years (2020-2022), there was a labour shortage for Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers near Sherbrooke (QC). There were more job openings than workers available to fill them in this occupation.

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Job outlook over the next 3 years

Good

The employment outlook will be good for Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers (NOC 41403) in the Estrie region for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers in the Estrie region:

  • Approximately 190 people worked in this occupation in May 2021.
  • Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 18%
    • Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 16%
    • Federal government public administration (NAICS 911): 14%
    • Nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 13%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 11%

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Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

Find out what will be the job prospects for Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers across Canada over the next 10 years, from 2022 to 2031.

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Labour Market Information Survey
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